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Twelve good questions to ask
Twelve good questions to ask

'The company I work for does engagement surveys every year," said Alison, who works in retail in Auckland.

Long-term Watercare boss steps down

Long-serving Watercare chief executive Mark Ford is stepping down today for health reasons. Board chairman David Clark…

Man angle-grinds face in 'nasty' accident

A worker whose angle grinder kicked back and gouged his face is lucky to be alive, rescuers say.

Monetary incentive for staying in work or moving regions

National has announced further steps to try to reduce benefit numbers by 25 per cent, including paying more people to move…

Jane Kennelly: Get your skates on before skills shortages bite
Jane Kennelly: Get your skates on before skills shortages bite

The skills shortage 'red flag' is going unnoticed in many regions as employers ignore the signals.

Council's 'fixer' to leave over health
Council's 'fixer' to leave over health

Watercare chief executive Mark Ford - who is known as "The Fixer" - is expected to step down shortly for health reasons.

Kiwisaver: Under-18s miss employer contributions
Kiwisaver: Under-18s miss employer contributions

My 15-year-old daughter has had a KiwiSaver policy since the system began and has just started working one day a week at…

Your Business: Hiring right with Lorraine Warren, Massey University
Your Business: Hiring right with Lorraine Warren, Massey University

Your Business editor Caitlin Sykes talks with Massey University Professor Lorraine Warren about hiring staff.

Employment

Worker blamed 'pot cakes' for failed drug test
Worker blamed 'pot cakes' for failed drug test

A construction worker who failed a random drug test while on the job because he had eaten "one or two…

1780 council staff earning over $100k

Nearly 1800 Auckland Council employees earn over $100,000, with the top salary level now hitting $859,999 as the city aims…

Mystical penguin? Firing up job titles

Traditional, boring job titles are being ditched for quirky names such as head of moving things, chief of exciting opportunities…

Rest-home caregivers seeking equal pay

Mother-of-three Petria Malloch and 2500 other rest-home caregivers have joined in a historic court case seeking "equal pay"…

Future of work - tips for top office
Future of work - tips for top office

Technology will drive a rapid change in the working environment during the next five years, says workplace…

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Management

Mood of the Boardroom: Video reaction Mood of the Boardroom: Video reaction

See video reaction to this morning's Mood of the…

How CEOs rank our MPs How CEOs rank our MPs

The Herald's Mood of the Boardroom survey asked business…

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